Super PACs, corporatist Dems and oligarchs tried to shut out the voices of the people in these races, says Nina Turner.
Rep. Shontel Brown, boosted by torrents of super PAC spending, defeated Turner in the Democratic primary.
Bernie Sanders and Nina Turner called for debt cancellation during Super Bowl at stadium named for student loan company.
Turner ran on a progressive platform last year but was defeated by establishment-backed Rep. Shontel Brown.
Progressive activist Joe Sanberg has pledged to fund the signature campaign to get the initiative on the ballot.
Corporate pundits are pushing the misleading notion that voters prefer moderate over progressive policy platforms.
At press time, Turner trailed establishment opponent Shontel Brown by just under six percentage points.
The Cleveland rally also featured Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and public intellectual Cornel West.
Shontel Brown voted in 2017 to award a company closely affiliated with her partner $17 million in contracts.
Democratic Majority for Israel has spent hundreds of thousands on anti-Turner attack ads and misleading mailers.